Month: June 2015

  • The multifunctionality of Papiamentu pa and its similarities with Brazilian Vernacular Portuguese

    The multifunctionality of Papiamentu pa and its similarities with Brazilian Vernacular Portuguese Marco Aurelio Schaumloeffel Presentation at the ACBLPE (Association of Portuguese and Spanish-Lexified Creoles) Annual Meeting. Stockholms Universitet. Stockholm, Sweden. June 13-15, 2017 Conference programme Conference website Abstracts (pages 24-25) References Abstract The multifunctionality of Papiamentu pa and its similarities with Brazilian Vernacular Portuguese The Papiamentu…

  • Translating the Presence of Portuguese in a Caribbean Creole

    Translating the Presence of Portuguese in a Caribbean Creole. Why are there similarities between an Asian Portuguese Creole and Papiamentu? Marco A. Schaumloeffel Presentation at the Translating Creolization Symposium – May 27-29, 2015. The University of the West Indies, Cave Hill Campus, Barbados Website of the event: www.cavehill.uwi.edu/fhe/lll/tcs   Abstract Papiamentu (PA) is a creole spoken as main language…